I loved the activity stations that the athletes ran— all about fun and getting moving.
The video is in the process of being made, so stay tuned!
At the inspirational talk and Q&A session afterward, I was pleased to hear all of the “pep talk” about eating a heathy diet– fueling the body for maximum performance (in school and in sports). I spoke with some of the parents about the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge, which is open only through next Monday. This year there is a much shorter window of time to enter than I’ve seen in the past! Time to get cooking and submit something by April 4th.
Here are the winning recipes from past years, to give you a sense of what they are looking for:
US Ski team athletes took time out of their busy schedules to volunteer at the event. I was in heaven just to talk with them!